Volunteer with Sustainable Solano

Do you have a special skill or talent you’d like to share?

Fill our our Volunteer Interest Survey to get started!

 

Immediate Volunteer Needs

From time to time, we have a key volunteer position open up that we would like to fill right away. We’ll post those needs here.

CSA Volunteer Opportunities

We are interested in seeing other sites similar to the central Benicia CSA drop site grow in cities throughout Solano County. Do you already manage a CSA site and would like to expand? Or are you looking to bring a CSA site to your neighborhood? You can do it and we can help! If interested, please email volunteer@sustainablesolano.org.

Ongoing Volunteer Needs

Below are some of the ways we always welcome volunteer help. See something that interests you? See another need you could help fill?

Fill out our Volunteer Interest Survey to get started!

 

Program Events

  • Dig in the dirt (and move some mulch)
  • Welcome attendees and assist with workshop registration
  • Contact local eateries to donate food
  • Serve food
  • Tasks vary by event

Professional/Administrative Support

  • Flyer design and distribution across Solano County
  • IT support
  • Preparing promotional material
  • Internet research
  • Outreach event assistance (help us set up and run a table at a local event)

Become Part of Our Network

  • Share upcoming events on your Nextdoor, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter accounts
  • Attend an event and write a blog for us on your experience
  • Take photos or video at an event to share
  • Know a local organization we should be working with? Help us make the connection

 

Questions? Need more information?

Send us an email at volunteer@sustainablesolano.org to get involved.

 

 

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Upcoming Events

Mar
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all-day Art for Air Art Contest @ Online
Art for Air Art Contest @ Online
Mar 1 all-day
Extended Deadline! Raise awareness about a love for clean air through your art. Create art about what healthy air means to you and submit by March 10. There will be first, second and third prize[...]
all-day SCWA Water Awareness Video Conte...
SCWA Water Awareness Video Conte...
Mar 1 all-day
SCWA Water Awareness Video Contest for Middle and High School Students
Solano County middle school and high school students and their teachers can win up to $1,500 in cash by entering the 2021 Water Awareness Video Contest, sponsored by the Solano County Water Agency. The contest[...]
Mar
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4:00 pm Quick Cabbage Sides Cooking Class @ Online/Zoom
Quick Cabbage Sides Cooking Class @ Online/Zoom
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
It’s not just for coleslaw and corned beef! Learn how to transform this healthy cruciferous vegetable into savory, versatile side dishes. Chef Stephanie Oelsligle Jordan, Sustainable Solano’s Local Food program manager, will demonstrate two unique[...]
Mar
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10:00 am Benicia Community Gardens Annual... @ Online/Zoom
Benicia Community Gardens Annual... @ Online/Zoom
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Benicia Community Gardens for the annual membership meeting at 10 am Saturday, March 6, on Zoom. This is a great opportunity to hear the latest news on Benicia’s Avant and Swenson community gardens and[...]

Monthly Benicia Community Garden Workdays

We have plenty of regular monthly events, especially for our well-established initiatives. Join us for these friendly gatherings. Get to know and learn from new friends, work in the community, dig in the dirt, do some light weeding and pruning, and sustain the roots, stems, leaves and seeds of our neighborhood at large.